SIP Strojna Industrija – the Slovenian based mower and hay harvesting equipment manufacturer, has announced a new alliance with Trials Equipment (UK) Ltd for the sales and distribution of original spare and wear parts. Trials Equipment (UK) Ltd, based near Braintree in Essex have been representing other complimentary European manufactures after sales parts operations from […]
OPICO Ltd has announced the appointment of Franks Curtis to their Strautmann and OPICO grassland machinery dealer network. Based between Pickering and Malton in North Yorkshire, they are ideally located to grow the Strautmann and OPICO grassland machinery franchises. Commenting, James Woolway, OPICO’s Managing Director said, “David Franks and his team have a wealth of […]
KUHN Farm Machinery has updated its popular range of VB variable chamber round balers, with four new models now available in the UK. The new VB range consists of four main models: the VB 3160 and VB 3165 (1.20 x 0.80 x 1.60m bales), and the VB 3190 and VB 3195 (1.20 x 0.80 x […]
OPICO Ltd has announced the appointment of Menai Tractors near Caernarfon to their OPICO grassland dealer network. Menai Tractors enjoy an established relationship with OPICO, as they have been the Strautmann dealer in North Wales for several years, selling and servicing the range of German-made diet feeders and forage wagons.
Following hot on the heels of the launch of the Pottinger Novacat A10 triple mower combination the all new Novacat A9 model shares many of the innovative features of its larger sibling. An overall cutting width of either 8.92 or 9.18 mtr can be manually configured. Cutting is taken care of by the Pottinger manufactured […]
The ability to operate a ZA-V, or ZA-TS, fertiliser spreader mounted up front is a very interesting option, particularly for those users who are looking to spread two different types of fertiliser in one pass. As oppose to spreading blended fertilisers through just one fertiliser spreader, this option offers the opportunity to set up each […]
Krone is celebrating 40 years of round baler production with its standard range of Comprima round balers receiving a number of upgrades. A modern fresh look has been achieved using a new design of cover and panel as well as a new robust lighting system, including LED work lights, for giving better visibility. Comprima balers […]
KUHN Farm Machinery is extremely proud to announce that its FBP 3135 Bale Pack baler wrapper combination has been announced as the DLV Machine of the Year 2018 in the forage harvesting category at this year’s AgriTechnica exhibition. Facing stiff competition from a range of rival machines, the FBP 3135 was selected as the category winner (by […]
SULKY BUREL have launched updates and improvements to its X40+ and X50+ flagship fertiliser spreaders, and its DX30 and DX30+ range, at biennial machinery show, Agritechnica 2017. The X40/50+ range of fertiliser spreaders now feature two additional pieces of equipment; a hydraulic drive solution for the spreading discs, and right and left low-level sensors. The DX30 […]
A wider pick-up and a new rotor design have further improved the efficiency with which Strautmann’s Giga VitesseCFS 3602 forage wagon collects and carries cut grass. The wider 2.25m pick-up means that in fields where grass has been poorly raked and left in wide swathes, and also around headlands and corners, drivers will find efficient […]
Krone has replaced its MX320 forage wagon with three new models in the range bringing the total number to five. Still based around the original chassis, the new MX 330, MX 370 and MX 400 models will include EasyFlow – W camless pick-up, PowerLoad automatic filling, and a sloped floor at the front of the […]
Andersons Group, Quebec, Canada is launching a unique bale collecting trailer that can pick up wrapped round bales from the field on the move with no risk of damaging the wrapping. The RBM2000 PRO trailer transforms collecting bales into a highly efficient one/man machine operation, which achieves quicker field clearance that requires less labour and […]
KUHN Farm Machinery will be launching a new version of its belt merger grass rake at this year’s AGRITECHNICA event in Hanover from 12-18 November. Aimed at large-scale grassland farms and contractors, the MERGE MAXX 950 uses two adjustable, variable width and bi-directional merger belts to give a maximum grass pick-up width of 9.50 metres.
John Deere has named Europe’s top self-propelled forage harvester drivers for 2017 in a unique social media campaign. Contractor Simon Burton of D & B Farming at Leasingham, near Sleaford in Lincolnshire will be featured at the end of October as the UK & Ireland’s Chopping Pro on a mobile billboard in his local area. […]
100 years after the first 2.5m wide, Type Michel worm auger spreaders were being pulled by horses, AMAZONE spreaders now offer DynamicSpread 128 section automatic shut-off via GPS, automatic calibration via the twin 200 Hz weigh-cells with built-in tilt sensor, GPS site-specific spreading via VRA application maps, the ArgusTwin radar spread pattern monitoring system that […]
KUHN Farm Machinery has updated its range of hay and silage making equipment with the introduction of its next generation range of GF 1012 series Gyrotedders. The new range includes the 8.70 metre mounted GF 8712, and trailed GF 8712 T, as well as the 10.80 metre mounted GF 10812 and trailed GF 10812 T.
KUHN Farm Machinery has added three new mounted, single rotor grass rakes to its range of hay and silage making equipment, with all three models sharing features from the company’s larger twin and four-rotor rakes. The GA 4431, GA 4731 and GA 5031 have been developed to work across 4.40 m, 4.65 m and 5.00 […]
KUHN Farm Machinery has added a new model to its range of round bale wrappers with the RW 1810 high capacity satellite wrapper – the first trailed round baler to feature the company’s 3D binding technology. With a 30% faster cycle time compared to the previous RW 1800 round bale wrappers, plus features which include […]